PIERRE, S.D. –(Ammoland.com)- On Memorial Day weekend, visitors to South Dakota state parks can take part in special family activities. The programs are excellent opportunities to experience the outdoors with children.
Friday – Monday, May 23-26
Memorial Day Patriotic Campsite Decorating Display, Lake Poinsett Recreation Area near Arlington.
Friday, May 23
Fiesta Friday! Chief White Crane Recreation Area near Yankton, 7 p.m. CT.
Saturday, May 24
Extreme Campers Challenge, Big Sioux Recreation Area near Brandon, 10 a.m. CT.
Wishard Memorial Disc Golf Tournament, Oahe Downstream Recreation Area near Fort Pierre, 10 a.m. CT.
Kids’ Fishing Derby, Lake Poinsett Recreation Area near Arlington, 10 a.m. CT.
Family Fun Amazing Race, Newton Hills State Park near Canton, 2 p.m. CT.
Sunday, May 25
Walk the Fort, Randall Creek Recreation Area near Pickstown, 1:30 p.m. CT.
There is no cost to participate in any of the programs, except the Wishard Memorial Disc Golf Tournament.
A park entrance license is required at all parks. For more information on activities in South Dakota state parks, visit online or contact the individual park office.